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Tech Showcase roundup: April

Product highlights include “talking” seed packets that teach students about nutrition.

What’s trending? From grading to life satisfaction, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Tech doesn’t have to be a distraction. Get tips for using it to ready students for learning.

How simulation is changing industry and career and technical education

Assessing literacy growth with the 4 Ms

How to evaluate student reading growth using the 4M model.

What’s trending? From DOE staffing to smarter 1st-graders, don’t miss these most-read stories.

A therapy dog’s role in creating a trauma-informed classroom

Why every child needs a champion -- and also firm guidance.

Connect home-school with tech

How to get staff and parents to buy in on new communication tools.

Recommendations for managing the unseen variables that affect learning

What’s trending? From spending to working with parents, don’t miss these most-read stories.

Ideas to increase classroom support for students who just can’t seem to sit still

Boost growth mindset with tech

Two tech tools that can help foster growth mindset traits of challenge, persistence

What’s trending? From chronic absenteeism to ESSA rules, don’t miss these most-read stories.

How to help meet the social and emotional needs of young learners by supporting adults